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Agelaus
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(Ἀγέλαος; Agélaos). A suggestive hero name (‘leader of the warring people’):

[German version]

[1] Figure from the Iliad: Greek, whom Hector kills

Greek, whom Hector kills (Hom. Il. 11,302).

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Graf, Fritz (Columbus, OH) and Günther, Linda-Marie (Munich), “Agelaus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 26 May 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e107510>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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